Originally painted in 1956, 'Dreaming Alice' is among Charles Blackman's most iconic images. Starring Lewis Carroll's Alice, the scene rings of Blackman's then wife and muse Barbara, in whom he recognised Alice. Eyes closed and blissfully unaware of the swirling world around her, Blackman's Alice is suspended weightless beside swelling flowers, a symbol of his wife's pregnancy. Caught between worlds, 'Dreaming Alice' is quintessential Blackman.
One of Australia's most iconic artists, Charles's work speak to us all. To live with his visual poetry promises to be an ever-enriching experience for you and your family. For admirers of the artist and his legacy, rest easy with Dreaming Alice.
Charles BLACKMAN (1928 - 2018)
Archival pigment print on paper
Image Size: 28 x 42 cm
Dimensions: 33 x 48 cm (paper size)
Editioned PP (Printers Proof) lower left and embossed with publishers seal lower right
This print is available framed or unframed. Please request a photograph of it framed.
Condition: As New: The work of art is in the same immaculate condition as when it was created. This could be the description for a work of art that may have been in storage for years, never sold on the market but may still be some years old.
© Charles Blackman / Copyright Agency 2021
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